​Dear Friends,

Thank you everyone --- authors, poets, special performers, staff, volunteers, festival attendees, sponsors and supporters --- so much for your particpation and attendance at this year's 8th Annual Leimert Park Book Fair (LPVBF) held on Saturday, August 9, 2014!  Your presence was greatly appreciated helping  make this year's event a huge success!  More specifically our sincere recognition goes to our local host - the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza along with their professional staff as well to our sponsors - Capri Capital Partners, LLC; The Gas Company; Nestle USA, Inc., Time Warner Cable; KABC - Channel 7; the Office of Councilman Bernard C. Parks, 8th District; the City of Los Angeles; the County of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs for their unwavering support.  We also appreciate our Advisory Committee Chairpersons, Dr. Bernard C. and Shirley Kinsey for their leadership and guidance. As always it was a pleasure for our team to produce this wonderful community event. 

Thank you again and see you in 2015!

Cynthia Exum
Executive Director and Founder
Leimert Park Village Book Fair  
​Dr. Bernard W. and Shirley Kinsey - LPVBF Chairpersons 
Exective Directors, The Kinsey Foundation for Arts & Education